Under section 465 of Criminal Code plea of error should be taken at earliest stage

ROSY AND ANR. vs STATE OF KERALA AND ORS. [ 10/01/2000] The High Court failed to notice the provisions of Section 465 of the Code as the objection with regard to such error, omission or irregularity in the committal order was required to be raised at the earliest stage. After committal order in the case, the trial was almost… Read More Under section 465 of Criminal Code plea of error should be taken at earliest stage

Recalling or Reviewing an Order by Criminal Court

Law Library Magistrate and Sessions Court  Bindesi-Iwari Prasad Singh vs Kali Singh[citations: 1977 AIR 2432, 1977 SCR (1) 125] There is absolutely no provision in the Code of Criminal Procedure of 1908 (which applies to this case) empowering a Magistrate to. review or recall an order passed by him. Code of Criminal Procedure does contain a provision… Read More Recalling or Reviewing an Order by Criminal Court

Sentencing Policy set by Supreme Court

Law Library Death Penalty  Law Explained by Supreme Court in Santosh Kumar Satisbhusan case Read More..… The grand policy Santosh Kumar Satishbhushan Bariyar vs. the State of Maharashtra (2009) 6 SCC 498, Apex Court held the nature, motive, and impact of crime, culpability, quality of evidence, socioeconomic circumstances, impossibility of rehabilitation and some of the factors, the Court may… Read More Sentencing Policy set by Supreme Court

Guidelines for District Magistrates and Senior Superintendent of Police for cases under Juvenile Justice Care and Protection Act, 2015 and Protection of Children from Sexual offences Act 2012

Law Library   1. Understand the working of Special Juvenile Police Unit (SJPU) in your district. 2. Find out the working of the Integrated Child Protection Scheme (ICPS) in your district. Contact your District Probation Officer/ Child Protection Officer/Nodal Officer of ICPS 3. Publicize the contact numbers of the In-charge of the SJPU and ICPS at all the Police… Read More Guidelines for District Magistrates and Senior Superintendent of Police for cases under Juvenile Justice Care and Protection Act, 2015 and Protection of Children from Sexual offences Act 2012

Victimology

Law Library whether Courts have a duty to advert to the question of awarding compensation to the victim and record reasons while granting or refusing relief to them? The 154th Law Commission Report on the CrPC devoted an entire chapter to ‘Victimology’ in which the growing emphasis on victim’s rights in criminal trials was discussed extensively as under: “1. Increasingly the… Read More Victimology

Commentaries on Negotiable Instrument Act 1881

The Negotiable Instruments Act, 1881 [9th December, 1881]   CHAPTER-1 Short title.— This Act may be called The Negotiable Instruments Act, 1881. Local extent, saving of usages relating to Hundis, etc., Commencement.— It extends to the whole of India but nothing herein contained affects the Indian Paper Currency Act, 1871 (3 of 1871), section 21, or… Read More Commentaries on Negotiable Instrument Act 1881